UPDATE : Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Air ambulances allowed to land in agencies, school sites in Gyeonggi
Gyeonggi Province said it has allowed air ambulances, locally known as “doc...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-19 14:25
Konyang University Hospital adds Watson for genomic data analysis
Konyang University Hospital said Tuesday it has additionally adopted IBM’s ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-18 15:49
Konkuk University’s research team adds patents to lung cancer diagnosis
A research team, led by Professor Lee Kye-young at Konkuk University Medica...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-14 15:11
Physicians, industrialists split over WHO’s grouping of game into disease
The World Health Organization’s decision to put gaming disorder on the list...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-13 16:02
Vaginal microbiome in pregnant women can predict premature birth
Vaginal microbiome in pregnant women could be used as an indicator to predi...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-12 14:43
Patient Revolution author admits license revocation on Facebook
Joshua Cho, the author of the popular healthcare book “Patient Revolution,”...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-07 14:58
Ilsan Hospital succeeds in single-port retroperitoneal renal tumor resection
NHIS (National Health Insurance Service) Ilsan Hospital said it has success...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-05 16:14
8 out of 10 Korean doctors wish to leave the country
Eight out of 10 doctors in Korea want to leave for another country to work ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-04 15:28
Psychiatrists frustrated over alleged sexual predator’s continued medical practice 
The Korea NeuroPsychiatric Association (KNPA) expressed resentment over the...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-05-29 17:17
Reimbursements at Big 5 hospitals surged 26% in 2018
The state health insurance agency paid nearly 4 trillion won ($3.37 billion...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-05-28 11:34
‘Patient Revolution’ author had chiropractor license revoked in US
Joshua Cho, the author of the popular healthcare book “Patient Revolution,”...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-05-27 12:16
Convenience store sells DIY kit to detect cervical cancer
A convenience store chain in Korea started selling a diagnostic kit that ca...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-05-23 16:04
Patient with Behcet’s disease kills self, his brother jumps from apartment
Two brothers suffering from a rare Behcet’s disease made an extreme choice ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-05-23 16:03
NHIS prepares mandatory health insurance enrollment for expats
The National Health Insurance Service (NHIS) said it would run more foreign...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-05-22 15:49
Hospital beds going up in Korea contrary to OECD's trend
As people have other tools to receive medical service outside hospitals, mo...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-05-20 15:19
Medical IT changes China's healthcare landscape
The advancement of information and technology (IT) is quickly changing the ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-05-16 16:33
Konkuk researchers find gene testing for lung cancer
A research team at Konkuk University’s School of Medicine has developed a n...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-05-03 14:38
Corestem fails to get insurance benefit for Lou Gehrig’s drug
A state-run health insurance review agency has refused to grant insurance b...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-04-26 15:43
Health experts to discuss human rights of mentally ill in Korea
Mental health experts and policymakers around the world will visit Korea to...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-04-26 11:58
HIRA generates ₩35 billion worth economic value through international biz
The Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service (HIRA) said it has creat...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-04-16 16:19
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